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Imprisoned Palestinian Poet Ashraf Fayadh Wins PEN Canada One Humanity Award

Imprisoned Palestinian Poet Ashraf Fayadh Wins PEN Canada One Humanity Award

By | October 17, 2017 at 8:30 am

Imprisoned Palestinian poet and visual artist Ashraf Fayadh will receive the PEN Canada One Humanity Award, October 20 at the International Festival of Authors.

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Jailed Saudi Blogger Receives One Humanity Award

Jailed Saudi Blogger Receives One Humanity Award

By | October 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

Raif Badawi will receive the 2014 One Humanity Award at PEN Canada’s annual benefit on the opening night of the 35th International Festival of Authors on October 23.

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Honourary Member Nasrin Sotoudeh Released from Prison

Honourary Member Nasrin Sotoudeh Released from Prison

By | September 23, 2013 at 2:23 pm

PEN International–Nasrin Sotoudeh’s early release from prison on September 18, 2013 is a welcome first step that the Iranian authorities may be addressing the dire state of freedom of expression in the country.

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